So, how many hours do I need now to complete a certificate? A diploma?  An associate degree?

Programs vary in length depending on the
content of the programs.

Typically, the following parameters are followed:
Technical Certificate of Credit
9-36 semester credit hours

Diploma
37-59 semester credit hours

Associate Degree
Minimum of 60 semester credit hours

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